We Are Hiring
Assistant-Health Info Management - Health Info Management Operations - Full-Time, Days - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, but every 5th week, the hours are 7:00 am - 3:30 pm.
Lourdes Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Administrative Assistant to join our Health Information Management team. In this role you will be responsible for organizing and managing medical records.
Why Join Ascension?
Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.
Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As a Health Information Management Assistant with Lourdes Hospital, you will have the opportunity to perform clerical and/or technical duties associated with medical records processes and procedures.
Receives, analyzes, processes and files health information for completeness, timeliness and accuracy.
Audits accuracy of electronic and manual entry, and facilitates resolution of any discrepancies.
Maintains smooth operational flow by assisting with general clerical duties.
Processes requests for release of information according to regulatory requirements.
Notifies physicians and appropriate parties of requests when applicable.
Performs clerical /technical duties associated with coding processes and procedures.
What You Will Need
Education & Work Experience:
High school diploma or GED required.
1 - 2 years clerical experience preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.